S.1242 - National Institute of Justice Technology Assistance Act of 1995104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Bradley, Bill [D-NJ] (Introduced 09/14/1995)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||09/14/1995 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.|
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[Congressional Bills 104th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [S. 1242 Introduced in Senate (IS)] 104th CONGRESS 1st Session S. 1242 To authorize the National Institute of Justice to provide technical assistance to State and local law enforcement entities, and for other purposes. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES September 14 (legislative day, September 5), 1995 Mr. Bradley introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To authorize the National Institute of Justice to provide technical assistance to State and local law enforcement entities, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ``National Institute of Justice Technology Assistance Act of 1995''. SEC. 2. TECHNOLOGY ASSISTANCE. Section 202 of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3722) is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection: ``(e) Technology Assistance.-- ``(1) In general.--The Director shall provide assistance to State and local government law enforcement entities to identify, select, develop, modernize, and purchase new technologies to provide a safer environment for police officers and to more efficiently and effectively fight crime. ``(2) Authorization of appropriations.--There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subsection-- ``(A) $10,000,000 for fiscal year 1996, which shall be in addition to the amounts authorized and appropriated to the National Institute for Justice for such fiscal year 1996 on the date of enactment of the National Institute of Justice Technology Assistance Act of 1995; and ``(B) $10,000,000 for fiscal year 1997, which shall be in addition to amounts otherwise authorized for the National Institute of Justice.''. <all>